The three primary elements of rhythm, (Meter, Beat, Tempo). An overview of the important elements of written notation.
Alternate picking drills applied with the eighth note duration. Music reading pieces covering pick-up notes and alternate picking.
Fretting and Plucking hand synchronization. Two studies are included to help develop the technique for plucking hand fingers.
Performing alternate picking rhythm drills on the guitar with syncopated rhythms incorporating tied figures.
Introducing the 6th-string root barre chord, (Pattern #4). Studies are supplied for both major and minor chord shape patterns.